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The Benefits of Process Standardization

11th February 2020

What would happen if the customer service representatives and other support employees at your company had no standard operating procedure in place to handle questions or concerns? Do you really think it is possible for them to do a great job and represent your firm properly if they all use different methods for getting the job done?

When you skip standardizing processes, these are the outcomes you get. A variety of different tasks must work in the best way possible for your company to function properly. This is true in both the long-term and on and everyday schedule. Without organization and guidance, chaos reigns.

Each activity requires a set of instructions that tell all employees the necessary methods for ensuring top-quality results. Not only does standardizing processes help streamline everything workers do, it helps you oversee quality and handle customer or client issues more effectively.

What is a Process?

7th February 2020

Launching a new business or improving one that has existed for years requires some of the same steps to get everything functioning like a well-oiled machine. Not only do you need to identify important long-term projects and daily tasks, you also need to identify who will do them best and how to approach them to get them done correctly in the shortest amount of time possible.

A standard operating procedure includes the answers to all these questions. Creating one for every action necessary to grow your business is an integral part of deciding how streamlined your path to success will be. What are they? How do you make them? And how do you know the ones you create will help you reach your goals?

Learn how to create the best standard operating procedures with these 16 essential steps.

Writing Standard Operating Procedures

3rd February 2020

Launching a new business or improving one that has existed for years requires some of the same steps to get everything functioning like a well-oiled machine. Not only do you need to identify important long-term projects and daily tasks, you also need to identify who will do them best and how to approach them to get them done correctly in the shortest amount of time possible.

A standard operating procedure includes the answers to all these questions. Creating one for every action necessary to grow your business is an integral part of deciding how streamlined your path to success will be. What are they? How do you make them? And how do you know the ones you create will help you reach your goals?

Learn how to create the best standard operating procedures with these 16 essential steps.

What is a Workflow?

21st January 2020

Business Process Management (BPM) is a methodology used by organizations to create, manage and improve their processes. BPM involves analyzing each process on its own, while also considering the part it plays within the organization. A key part of BPM is the frequent fine-tuning of processes, with the aim of optimizing as much as possible. This could be as easy as removing a step in a process or rebuilding the entire process from start to finish.

Before we talk more about business process management, we should firstly define what a process is within the context of BPM...

What is Business Process Management (BPM)?

17th December 2019

Business Process Management (BPM) is a methodology used by organizations to create, manage and improve their processes. BPM involves analyzing each process on its own, while also considering the part it plays within the organization. A key part of BPM is the frequent fine-tuning of processes, with the aim of optimizing as much as possible. This could be as easy as removing a step in a process or rebuilding the entire process from start to finish.

Before we talk more about business process management, we should firstly define what a process is within the context of BPM...